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Lebanon

Syria rebels call for continued US strikes against regime

The US attack on the Shayrat base in central Syria was Washington's first military action against the regime in the six-year civil war.

07 Apr 2017 2:27 PM

Day after gas attack, warplanes launch fresh air strikes in Idlib area

The United States has blamed the chemical attack on Syrian government forces.

05 Apr 2017 2:06 PM

86 killed in ‘toxic gas’ air strike in Syria, including 30 children

However, the Britain-based monitoring group was unable to confirm the nature of the substance.

04 Apr 2017 12:56 PM

Blast near border town of Arsal kills 2 Syrians, 3 wounded: Lebanese officials

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to speak to the media.

30 Mar 2017 9:27 PM

UN official quits over ‘Israel apartheid’ report

Israel’s UN envoy Danny Danon and Washington’s ambassador to the world body, Nikki Haley, welcomed Khalaf’s resignation.

18 Mar 2017 10:59 AM

US claims deadly north Syria strike, denies targeting mosque

Rescue workers struggled to pull survivors from rubble, dozens of residents were still unaccounted for.

17 Mar 2017 1:11 PM

Syrian army responsible for Idlib school bombing, 21 children killed: UN

The commission said the October 26 attack on the Haas village school complex in the rebel-held province of Idlib constituted a war crime.

15 Mar 2017 8:12 AM

Syria crisis: 66,000 displaced in recent fighting

Many of those people sought refuge in areas around Manbij, a town controlled by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces.

05 Mar 2017 1:46 PM

Syrian army retakes town of Palmyra from ISIS

It was also the second blow for ISIS group in Syria in a week, after Turkish fighters seized the Syrian town of al-Bab on Feb 23.

03 Mar 2017 7:53 AM

ISIS pulls back from Syria's Palmyra: monitor

ISIS had withdrawn to residential neighbourhoods in the east of the city, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

02 Mar 2017 3:22 PM